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Origins of the Ewels surname

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We have a total number of 427 records for people with the last name Ewels.

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Where do most Ewelses live?

In 1921, most Ewelses lived in East Midlands.

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We have 360 records for the Ewels surname. The oldest one dates back to 1919.

Who were Ewelses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ewels first names?

  • John
  • Charles
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Ewelses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Ewelses in 1921






Agricultural Labourer




Common Male occupations for Ewelses in 1921
General Labourer




Chauffeur Domestic


Farm Labourer




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